In the latest video game adaptations of the George Lucas universe, Star Wars: Fallen Order of the Jedi managed to shine in 2019 thanks to a beautiful proposal that skillfully combines exploration, combat and an original scenario.
It was clear that the Respawn Entertainment teams (Titanfall, Apex Legends), which were crowned with great success both critically and commercially, would work on a new episode.
A direct sequel to Star Wars: Jedi Survivor is coming soon to PS5, Xbox Series X/S, and PC. Although the version was originally set for March 2023, The date was finally set as April 28.
Star Wars Jedi Survivor promises a darker story
Logically, game publisher EA is speeding up communication around the title. Monday, March 20, 2023, the opening date of GDC 2023 (Game Developers Conference) in San Francisco, EA has released a brand new trailer, this time focusing on the game’s history.
Set 5 years after the events of the first episode, the cast will once again find themselves in the shoes of Cal Kestis (still played by Cameron Monaghan). However, the novice Jedi he is has matured. Our hero is now much stronger, more experiencedand they are more confident in their abilities.
“Carrying heavy memories and aspirations of the Jedi order with him, his fight against the Empire becomes more and more fierce. It’s time for Cal to decide how far he’s willing to go to save those he loves.” EA announcement.
As the trailer suggests, Along with the Resistance, Cal continued his fight against the Empire. throughout the galaxy. Despite all their efforts, fear and insecurity continue to grow.
Although the war may seem lost from the beginning, Cal is determined to find a safe place.Liberated from the yoke of the Empire to rebuild the Jedi order. This new adventure See familiar faces from episode 1like Cera Junda, Greez Dritus or marble, this time will be able to accompany Cal in battle. New faces will also appear, such as the mercenary Bode Akuna.
As a reminder, he could see a 3rd game play. Indeed, the director of Star Wars Jedi Survivor said he was ready to make a trilogy.